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back in the open session and you have an open quorum. >> thank you very much and could you call the next line item. >> line item 8 vote to elect to hold or disclose any or all discussion on item 7 held in closed session. >> the san francisco cold section, 671.2 a. action. >> i move not to disclose. >> second. >> all in favor? >> aye. >> thank you, please call the last line item, number nine, the adjournment. >> adjournment, line item nine. >> and thank you very much and as i stated earlier tonight, the police, commission i move to adjourn in the honor of former san francisco district attorney investigator debbie waterfield who passed away recently, she was a very pro-active member of the officers for justice. and prior to joining the san francisco district attorney office, and the da investigator she was a san francisco sheriff's deputy. and she has had affiliations with the police department and some of us on this commission
for many, many years, and miss debbie and i was there when she married kelley water field my dad's old partner and i have known him for a long time and she is great, when you told her that it was your wife's birthday she had no problem driving you to nordstromto make sure that you got the right gift. >> i just want to echo, commissioner mazzucco comments, debbie was very good to many new district attorneys and very kind hearted person and she will be greatly missed. so, condolence to her family, and just glad that i got to know her. >> commissioners, i move that we adjourn in honor of retired inspector debbie waterfield. >> so moved. >> second. >> all in favor? >> aye. >> thank you. >>
tricks. >> hey, there san franciscans we're here with the buzz and activities this week leave our wallet behind it's been fun in the sun or rain or fog whatever the events are free. this tuesday is free admission day at the cities best museum the legion of honor or the flowers where you're a native or
>> we are approving as many parks as we can, you have a value garden and not too many can claim that and you have an historic building that has been redone in a beautiful fashion and you have that beautiful outdoor ping-pong table and you have got the art commission involved and if you look at them, and we can particularly the gate as you came in, and that is extraordinary. and so these tiles, i am going to recommend that every park come and look at this park, because i think that the way that you have acknowledged donor iss really first class. >> it is nice to come and play and we have been driving by for
>> this lodge is home to some of the best fly casting pools in the world. these shallow concrete pools don't have fish. this is just a place where people come to practice their fly casting technique. ith was built in the 1930's and ever since, people have been coming here to get back to nature. every year, the world championship of fly casting is held in san francisco and visitors from all over the globe travel to be here. >> we are here with phil, general manage of san francisco rec and parks department at the
anglers lodge. what do you think about this? >> it is spectacular, travis from oregon, taught me a snake roll and a space cast. >> there are people from all over the world come to san francisco and say this is the place to be. >> yeah. it's amazing, we have teams from all over the world here today and they are thrilled. >> i flew from ireland to be here. and been practicing since for the competition. all the best casters in the world come here. my fellow countryman came in first place and james is on the current team and he is the head man. >> it's unique. will not see anything like it where you go to compete in the world. competitions in ireland, scotland, norway, japan, russia each year, the facilities here in the park are second to none.
there is no complex in the world that can touch it. >> i'm here with bob, and he has kindly agreed to tell me everything i need to know about casting. i'm going to suit up and next, we're in the water. >> what any gentleman should do. golden gate angling has free lessons the second saturday of every month. we have equipment show up on the 9:30 on the second saturday of every month and we'll teach them to fly cast. >> ok. we are in the water. >> let me acquaint you with the fly rod. >> nice to meet you. >> this is the lower grip and the upper grip. this is a reel and a fly line. we are going to use the flex of this rod to fling away. exactly as you moved your hands.
>> that's it? >> that's it. >> i'm a natural. >> push both arms forward and snap the lower hand into your tummy. push forward. >> i did gave it a try and had great time but i might need some more practice. i met someone else with real fly casting skills. her name is donna and she is an international fly casting champion. >> i have competed in the casting ponds in golden gate park in san francisco. i have been to japan and norway for fly casting competition. i spend my weekends here at the club and at the casting pond. it's a great place to learn and have fun. on a season day like this, it was the perfect spot to be. i find fly casting very relaxing and also at the same time very
challenging sport. takes me out into the nature. almost like drawing art in the air. and then i can make these beautiful loops out there. >> even though people from across the globe come here to compete, it's still a place where locals in the know relax and enjoy some rely unique scenery. until next time, get out and play!
budget and finance committee meeting good morning. welcome to the san francisco board of supervisors budget and financial committee for november 6, 2013, i'm mark farrel and i'm be doing this meeting and i want to thank supervisor scott wiener for joining us and supervisor mar and avalos will join us in a while. i want to thank victor young and the sfgtv covering this. mr. clerk do we have announcements. >> yes. >> be silent. and phones and electronic devices. completed speaker cards should be submitte